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way from hunt valley down to 695. here on 95 at eastern avenue, no problems to report. you're actually looking at a 15 minute ride from white marsh all the way into the city. 695 is in great shape all the way up to towson. no delays, just typical ride on the outer loop from 795 down towards 95. that's a look at your time saver traffic. back to you. a classroom at carol community college is getting a heat treatment today after bedbugs were discovered. about 11,000 students received the e-mail warning them about the pests. the school says they are taking it under control. >> we did find them in three different locations on campus, including the nursing unit, a bathroom, and in two other
part of the brain comes out of the nerves and causes severe pain. she and her friends are organizing a walk to help others conquer this condition. >> we'll have all kind of different games like a bean bag throw. it's going to be really fun, arts and crafts. >> it's tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. in millersville. all the information is on the screen and you can get more information at abc2news.com. there's another walk happening this weekend to raise awareness about colon cancer. this is the eighth year for the 5k run and walk happening this sunday near the old towson courthouse on washington avenue. registration starts at 7:30 in the morn on the day of. there will be several programs to recognize those who have
survived colon cancer. a judge makes the decision on pension plans of baltimore police and firefighters. >> it's a message you have to hear. she's a mother with a broken heart but we'll tell you about the one love foundation just ahead. the first lady will be in baltimore today. where she'll be and what her mission will be coming up today. it's the apple of their eye. iphone lovers, the wait is over. the iphone 5 is on sale all over the country today, including here. it is friday, purple friday. that you know for joining us. i'm megan pringle and lauren cook is going to tell us about
the weather. >> jamie and i are also facing off on who could write the best cheer. speaking of the orioles, there's a huge rally going on in lots of different locations today. people who are heading out there, what can they expect? >> chilly this morning but in the afternoon we'll warm up nicely. we have sunshine moving in as well but we'll stay dry. the rain pushes in tomorrow but we have temperatures this morning coming in below average. you can see owings mills coming in at 51 degrees. take it easy as you head out. howard county looking at patchy fog this morning as well. as we look in nottingham, dew point 53 degrees this morning.
into the afternoon, we stay dry and we'll have a different look at this as we head into tomorrow because that's when the wet weather will move in. 57 degrees and we'll bump up at 10:00 right around 68 degrees. we have warming temperatures and it will be a nice day. let's check traffic now with lauren. we are dealing with patchy fog so do be extra careful as you head out. fortunately 95 south of 195, no problems getting down to d.c. or heading up north towards the beltway. everything is moving along, no delays whatsoever. 11 minutes traveling that outer loop from 795 down to 95. and if you're using the jfx to
get into the city, no delays right now. back to you. it's been nearly two and a half years since yeardley love was murdered in her apartment. sharon love is now trying to make people aware of the dangers of domestic violence. >> reporter: sharon love along with her family have formed the one love foundation in response to the murder. it's impressive what they have been able to do in a short amount of time. we caught up with sharon last week shooting a promo for the foundation, trying to get the word out about domestic violence, especially violence against young women. this is a look at a public service announcement they have produced. they are offering a smart phone
app to assess whether someone you know is in a dangerous relationship. during the sentencing hearing, george hughly said he was sorry for their loss and prays for peace. >> i think it would have been better had he not said anything to us. his appearance was almost entirely different than what i knew him to look like. he had morphed into a young boy again and he was presented that way in court. >> she believes the attorneys had him wear jackets that were too large to make him appear smaller but he was sentenced to 23 years in prison. we have a link with a lot of important information about domestic violence plus much more of the interview with sharon love and the entire
public service announcement released by the one love foundation as well. a judge rules on the side of baltimore police and firefighters when it comes to protecting their pensions. a judge found the clang in the pension system was unconstitutional. the unions were fighting a change that came down in 2010 and they say the city eliminated benefit increases and substituted cost of living adjustments based on age. the city cannot appeal that decision. tomorrow a fundraiser is being held for a victim who was shot on the first day of school at perry hall high school. daniel bowery's family says it's a bon voyage summer party to help pay for his medical bills and he'll be there. that will be 11:00 to 7:00 tomorrow. a fellow student is charged in
the shooting. today the first lady will be in baltimore but chances are you won't see it. she's attending a campaign event at morgan state university at 3:00 this afternoon. tickets range from $250 to about $1,000. later tonight she'll be at a private fundraiser. she's not expected to hold any other public events while in baltimore. what woulduate in line for? concert tickets, black friday sales? well, today the iphone 5 goes on sale across the country and people have been waiting to get their hands on it. what are people saying, linda? >> the first people if line here got here about 1:00 this morning. there's about five people in
line here and this is what they are waiting for, the new iphone 5. the store manager is here, jp. it's been pretty busy. has the phone been ringing? >> off the hook since the announcement last wednesday. they are excited about it today. >> can you tell us how many you have? >> no, we don't have any idea. everyone that shows up today can order one as well. >> reporter: what if you run out? >> there will be an announcement made. i'll come out and adjust the line at that time. everyone that shows up today will be ail to order one. >> reporter: you worked for verizon when the phone came out. what is the hype on this phone and people wanting to get it? >> a lot of people show up for the apple device and it's a great device. people are just excited to get it on verizon's network.
>> reporter: you're having special store hours today, opening an hour earlier? you're opening at 8:00 a.m. how is this going to work? >> we'll hand out a card with name, hard, e-mail so we can address everyone. as they go in, we'll let in one for every rep and a few others as well. >> reporter: that starts at 8:00 this morning. these people, that's what they are waiting for. if they don't have any in stock, you can always order. they are keeping the number of iphones they have a secret. if you want one, come out and if they don't have one, you can order it. we'll show you more coming up. 8 minutes after 5:00. today is purple friday. after a rough loss in
philadelphia t ravens are now looking for a win. they will take on the patriots and you may remember the last meeting of these two, afc championship and it was a heartbreaker for baltimore fans. that dropped pass and missed kick in the final minutes helped patriots win that one. the grudge match starts again sunday night at 8:20. if you're been dieting, eating right, exercising, not seeing any results? some experts are saying your pitfall may be at the salad bar. o's tickets go on sale and we have all the ticket information coming up. and we're wrapping up the week on a dry note but the rain is right around the corner. details coming up. everything is nice and clear here on 695
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welcome back. you know on fridays we put our purple on. but now the o's want us to rally. >> reporter: we are live at camden yards in front of the ticket counter. starting tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. for the general public, the o's postseason tickets go on sale online. fans are gearing up for the o's postseason. orioles encourage fans to buckle up and back the birds for their push in the 2012 postseason. there are a series of rallies planned as well. a street team is traveling throughout the area for the rest of the month. some players will join for many of these events. there will be appearances at taverns and restaurants for the
next two weeks. the team includes the orioles bird of course. the team will give away game tickets, gear and other promotional items. tonight they will hit the silver spring mining company from 6:30 to 7:30 and on saturday the team will head to pushbacks from noon to 1:00 p.m. sunday ravens walk 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. those are just a few of the locations. head to abc2news.com for a list of all the locations they will visit. look at the o's in boston, with a little competition right here at home. they are showing off their orioles pride. you're going to pick which one is a bigger fan.
they are both big fans but we want to know whose cheer you like better. find the full videos at abc2news.com. that's brave going up against jamie. >> i know. his dog is named buck. >> you have to vote for mine. i need your help. we had a lot of fun doing that. we went to cam ben yard of course. i was in the digout, on top of the dugout. inthe orioles are going to keep it up and this is going to be their year. >> that's what the rallies are all about. all around town people are cheering them on. people want to know how to
dress. >> this morning you need to have the jacket on. in the afternoon, we're going to warm up nicely. we are dry right now and that will be the scenario through the day. the temperatures this morning are on the cool side. we are not as chilly as we were yesterday but we are cool, coming in at 57 degrees in westminster, 55 shadyside, denton around 55 degrees right now. the satellite and radar not picking up on a lot this morning, under mainly clear skies with clouds increasing throughout the day but still plenty of sunshine to be had. going through today through sunday, we have sunshine moving, cold front sliding in by tomorrow bringing us rain to the forecast and possibly storms as we go through this afternoon. by sunday high pressure moves in and cooler air rolls in as well. it will be breezy for the ravens game. if you're heading out for that,
bundle up. we'll begin to see the cold front and rain accompanied with it roll in here about 4:00, 5:00 in the evening and could get some thunder and winds. we could get severe weather out of this. hour by hour, this is heading into lunchtime, 75 degrees. i'm going with 79 for the high today. fall begins tomorrow. it will be a bumpy fall and look at the e's game on monday. looks great but it will be on the cooler side. good morning. great weather for both games. if you're heading out author, we have patchy fog around the region so reduce your speeds and be careful. there are no delays right now on the jfx, nice and clear from 695 all the way downtown. through the harvard tunnels, you're in great shape as well. there we go, not many cars out
there just yet. overall no delays. 95 is also in great shape as we take a live look downtown at 95, no problems getting through the fort mchenry tunnel. and no delays from 795 all the way down to 95 and it will be in great shape as well on the parkway up towards towson. that's a look at traffic. back to you. you've been dieting for months but not seeing results and think you're eating healthy? take a closer look at the menu because it could expose date disaster. one of the first pitfalls may be at the salad bar. dietitians say stick to the veggies, avoid the bacon bits, eggs, creamy dressing. a couple of after dinner drinks might not help either. 6-ounce cocktail could have up
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soft drinks in sealed glass containers would be safe to drink in the event of a blast. back in 1965, testing by the civil defense administration found beverages could be used as portable water in the event of an emergency. bottles were found to be mildly radioactive but the radiation didn't carry over to the contents of the bottle. stay with us thorn. we have the world's largest online gaming deal providers, groupon is launching another business. the service that allows them to compete now with paypal. plus, she's unemployed and determined to find a job. the ride one woman took just to fill out and application. it's time to change the way we clean.
listen to this story. a north carolina woman says she's so desperate for a job she rode her daughter's pink bike 26 miles to fill out an application. two weeks ago her unemployment ran out. she needed to drive 26 miles to apply for a job. she has no money and no gas so she improvised with the bike. >> my daughter's pink bike. it's a great opportunity and i wasn't going to let it slip by. >> the trip takes about 25 minutes in a car and took her three hours. she says she's optimistic
she'll find a job. one store clerk was determined not to let a would- be robber get away with cash he grabbed at the register. what he nudes to fend off the suspect thhad him running for the door as fast as he could. al sharpton will be in our area today. what he'll be supporting, straight ahead. topping america's money, the iphone 5 arrives. some customers have been waiting all night. analysts say the debut of apple's smart phone will be the largest in consumer electronics history, apple selling as many as 10 million this weekend. even though it dipped last quarter, the federal reserve says the u.s. economy is looking good. american airlines canceled many flights and the airline says some excites are staging job